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Mukene-Silver fish (Rasteneobola argentea) being dried off the ground as part of the CAD2.7million NutriFish Project, College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS), Makerere University, Kampala Uganda.



Event Details

The Department of Zoology, Entomology and Fisheries Sciences (ZEFS), College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS) invites you to a research dissemination meeting scheduled to take place on Thursday, 18th February 2021 starting at 10.00am. The research was supported by the Government of Uganda through the Makerere University Research and Innovations Fund (Mak-RIF).

Results for two(2) research projects will be presented:

1. Engaging fishing communities to address the socio-cultural and behavioural risk factors that may facilitate transmission and spillover of COVID-19 (BEFA);

Project team:

  1. Dr. Godfrey Kawooya Kubiriza (Principal Investigator),
  2. Dr. Robinson Odong (Co-Investigator),
  3. Dr. Peter Akoll (Co-Investigator),
  4. Dr. Margaret Masette (Co-Investigator)

2. Complementary Approaches to Strengthen Covid-19 Preventive Measures Among Fishing Community;

Project team:

  1. Dr. Peter Akoll (Principal Investigator),
  2. Mr. Julian Wakube (Co-Investigator),
  3. Dr. Margaret Masette (Co-Investigator),
  4. Eng. Ronald Walozi (Co-Investigator),
  5. Mr. Michael Kasinga (Co-Investigator)

Click on link for project summaries:

In order to observe the SOPs in respect of the COVID-19 pandemic, participants will be able to attend via Zoom. Kindly register for the meeting by sending your details (name, email and institution/unit) to pr[at] c.c. zaam.ssali[at] 

The Zoom link will be shared with the registered participants.

We look forward to seeing you all.

Event Venue

Chemistry Boadroom, College of Natural Sciences, Makerere University and on ZOOM